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Windermere Blood Donor Session - Next Feb. 19th

Give Blood and Save a Life
Event held: 19 Feb 2015, 26 Mar 2015
Time: 1:45pm - 3:45pm and 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Tel: 0300 123 23 23
Address: The Marchesi Centre, Holly Road
Town: Windermere
County: Cumbria
Postcode: LA23 2AF
Venue telephone: 01539 443411
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Give Blood and Save a Life
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This event is held at Windermere's Marchesi Centre and there are two blood donor sessions:
 

1:45pm - 3:45pm and 5:00pm - 7:30pm


Tel. for further information: 
0300 123 23 23  |  National Blood Service Website

Further Information on Giving Blood

blood donorThe National Blood Service need to collect 7000 donations of blood every day in order to carry out life saving and life improving treatments. Blood isn't just used for accidents and emergencies as many patients, such as those undergoing treatment for cancer and leukaemia, need regular blood transfusions.

At each blood donor session you will be given a questionnaire to complete about your health, medical history, travel history and lifestyle. National Blood Service staff will go through your answers with you before a quick finger prick check of your iron levels. Providing everything is fine, you can make your blood donation and ten to fifteen minutes later, you've saved a life!

Anyone may be able to donate if they are aged between 17-65, weigh over 7st 12lb (50 kg) and are in good health. There is no upper age limit for blood donation if you have donated during the last two years.

For details of sessions in your area or to book an appointment please call 08457 711 711 or visit www.blood.co.uk.

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